Located less than an hour from Adelaide, Murray Bridge is a bustling rural town and Murraylands’ largest regional and commercial hub. The Murray River is the lifeblood of the town, generating jobs, tourism and recreational activities for people of all ages to enjoy.
Murray Bridge and the surrounding region is filled with picturesque natural landscapes for those who are looking to relax and unwind. Have a picnic on the banks of the Murray River, go fishing or enjoy one of the spectacular sunsets over the water.
For people looking for a little more excitement, there is an array of water sports, including skiing, kayaking and jet skiing to be had on the waterway. There is also the wonder of the Monarto Safari Park, Australia’s largest open range zoo. It’s home to more than 500 animals, including lions, giraffes and rhinos, who are free to roam amongst their natural safari-style environment.
Come evening, it’s time to take a trip to the outskirts of Murray Bridge. With its low rainfall, clear skies and little to no light pollution, it’s one of the best spots in South Australia to observe the night sky.
Explore Murray Bridge on a Murray River Cruise.